Champion freestyle skier Sarah Burke dies

Associated Press
FILE - In this March 17, 2006, file photo, Sarah Burke of Canada, smiles as she celebrates her gold medal in the halfpipe FIS world Cup event Friday, March 17, 2006 at Apex Mountain in Penticton, British Columbia.  Burke died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012,  nine days after crashing at the bottom of the superpipe during a training run in Utah. She was 29. Burke was injured Jan. 11 while training at a personal sponsor event at the Park City Mountain resort. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press,  Jacques Boissinot)

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Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke died January 19 from injuries sustained in superpipe accident. (AP)

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